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Sonntag, 10. Februar 2013

A Christmas Present

Before Christmas I started this quilt as a present for a good friend.Unfortunately life came in the way and I couldn´t finish it in time. So now that work is a little slow I find the time to finish some quilts up.



 I wanted to do some special quilting on this one. It took me a whole day, but I like how it looks now. 
I dove into my Anna Maria Horner fabrics and chose some of my favorite. For the backround I used a red solid, to show all the dense quilting.
I used this tutorial from Missouri star quilt company for the front. I have to say I really like the tutorials, they are so easy to follow and quite inspirational.
Have a wonderful, inspirational and productive sunday.

P.S. By the way, my friend received another quilt as christmas gift.

Kommentare:

  1. Sehr schön geworden. Ist der Quilt sehr hart geworden durch das dichte Quilten? Ich trau mich immer nicht, weil ich fürchte, das es zu hart wird.

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    1. Danke! Ich finde den Quilt nicht zu hart. Aber da mag das Empfinden auch unterschiedlich sein.

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    2. Das stimmt. :) Aber ich habe auch nie einen dicht gequilteten Quilt angefasst. Mein Single Girl Quilt wird ja auch etwas dichter gequiltet werden, mal sehen, wie's dort sein wird.

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  2. I love the Anna Maria Horner with the gray fabric. This quilt is very pretty, nice quilting too! You have a lovely blog!
    Lynne (Hi from California)

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    1. Thank you very much!
      Miriam (Hi from Germany) :-)

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  3. This is beautiful! I enjoy your blog so much. Always inspiring, always gorgeous fabrics and color combinations. Do you use a longarm?

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  4. Wow, what a lovely gift - nice to get it done, isn't it?

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  5. That's just delicious! Every single detail...

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  6. How do you do your quilting? I have lots of questions - especially as it is so beautiful - was the quilting on the Geese in the Forest done by a longarm?

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